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Spiraea - 'Arguta' (Bridal Wreath, Spiraea)

Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Hedging & Screening, Deciduous, Ground cover, Flowering
Form Spreading arching, Architectural Form
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours White Flowers (Summer early), Medium green Foliage
Care Low/Easy Maintenance - Tough Plant
Hardiness Very hardy
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Spiraea:
  • Attractive autumn colour
  • Attracts wildlife to feed or nest
  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Architectural plant – ideal as a ‘stand out’ plant
  • Tolerates full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils
  • Tolerates cold exposed locations
  • Suitable for hedging or topiary
  • Tolerates heavy clay soils
Design & Plant Use for Spiraea:
  • Ideal flowering shrub for problem clay soils

Common Missspellings: Spirea, Spyrea, Spiria, Spyria


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Spiraea - 'Arguta' (Bridal Wreath, Spiraea)

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